Our Team

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Clare Perry, RN

Clare has 13 years of experience as a Registered Nurse, nursing specialties include Oncology, Palliative Care and Pediatric step-down unit-Neurotrauma. She is a member of good standing with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta, and works with a diverse population including those with Autism, Asperger’s and ADHD. Clare has a sound understanding of neurological disease and psychiatric disorders, and applies neuro scientific knowledge to provide client-care in Neurofeedback. Aware of integrated medicine, she assists with research and utilize research data to advocate for clients

Clare is dedicated to help educate health professionals and the general public about the adverse effects of post-concussion syndrome.

Co-founder of the Foothills Concussion and Rehabilitation Centre (FCRC).

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Dr. Stuart Donaldson, PhD

Dr. Donaldson received his PhD in Clinical Psychology from the University of Calgary in 1989. He has been licensed as a psychologist in the province of Alberta since 1977. His original interests lay in the area of surface electromyography (SEMG) studying muscle activity and low back pain. His docoral work leads to the development of the use of SEMG in dynamic assessment and treatmemt in various muscle conditions, specializing in myofascial pain syndromes. He studied myofascial pain syndromes, carpal tunnel syndromes, low back pain and headaches. In 1995 his work on headaches was recognized when he won the prestigious award “The Outstanding Contribution To THe Interdisciplinary Pain Management Literature” as presented by the American Journal of Pain Management.

In 1995 he became interested in fibromyalgia combining the SEMG work with qeeg assessments. The first piece of research indicated there are subgroups in the fibromyalgia population which can be documented through the use of the qeeg/ In 2000, Stu was appointed to the Expert Consensus Panel by the National Fibromyalgia Association and Government of Canada to study and develop a consensus document about fibromyalgia. He has published extensively in the areas of chronic pain, myofascial pain and fibromyalgia.

His present interests include the use of the qeeg in evaluation concussions (mild traumatic brain injury) in general population including Junior A Hockey players. Presently, he is conducting a 3-year study of concussions in junior hockey with two papers published to date. The clientele seen at Myosymmetries includes mild traumatic brain injury (usually post motor vehicle accidents and sport injuries), anxiety and depression, and ADD.

Co-founder of the Foothills Concussion and Rehabilitation Centre (FCRC).